Letter to the editor: MAUSD leader discusses plans

Dear 5 Town Community Members, Over the last several weeks we have received numerous emails and communications from community members. First, thank you for taking the time to provide your thoughts on our current dilemma. It is encouraging to receive these letters as it points to strong community involvement, which is to our benefit. There have been some common themes shared in your emails and we have some responses to provide below which we hope are helpful. Please remember that we are always open to altern … (read more)

MAUSD withholds school consolidation financial information

BRISTOL — This fall, as a subcommittee of the Mount Abraham Unified School District board discussed which school-closure and other cost-saving options it should recommend to Superintendent Patrick Reen, Starksboro resident Herb Olson showed up to meeting … (read more)

Letter to the editor: MAUSD board seeks input on facilities planning

Dear Bristol, Lincoln, Monkton, New Haven and Starksboro Communities,  For the last few years, the Mount Abraham Unified School District (MAUSD) School Board has been wrestling with the realities of declining enrollment and rapidly increasing health insur … (read more)

Letter to the editor: MAUSD seeks input as complex decisions await

As we enter the budget building season, it has become clear that the Mount Abraham Unified School District (MAUSD) is facing significant financial challenges that will impact us in the next year and beyond. Our school board remains focused on student outc … (read more)